The Diocese of La Crosse was established on March 3, 1868. Today, 150 years later, the diocese opens its sesquicentennial celebrations.
The Diocese of La Crosse includes more than 150 parishes in 19 counties in west-central Wisconsin.
The Most Rev. William Patrick Callahan, the 10th bishop of the Diocese of La Crosse, will celebrate Mass at 10 a.m. at St. Gabriel Catholic Church in Prairie du Chien. A livestream will be available at diolc.org/live.
Other celebrations and Masses around the diocese, including in Eau Claire and Chippewa Falls, are planned throughout the year.
A complete list of events can be found at diolc.org/150/event-schedule.